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November 02, 2015
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Leadership and reform needed to deliver renewable energy future
Melbourne, Australia (SPX) Nov 02, 2015
The Clean Energy Council is calling for energy market reform to be accelerated and for renewable energy to be at the centre of market design and reform initiatives, following comments about South Australia's energy system reported in the media this week. Clean Energy Council Chief Executive Kane Thornton said Australia needed a proactive approach to reforming and evolving our energy markets to take full advantage of the inevitable increases in renewable energy use in the 21st Century. "South ... read more
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Monolithic perovskite/silicon tandem solar cell achieves record efficiency
Organic-inorganic perovskite materials are one of the biggest surprises in solar cell research. In just six years, the efficiency of perovskite solar cells has increased five-fold; moreover, perovsk ... more
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Trina Solar Signs RMB10 Billion in Strategic Cooperative Financing Agreements with CITIC
Trina Solar Limited has signed a 5-year strategic cooperation agreement with CITIC Financial Leasing Co., Ltd and a separate 3-year strategic cooperation agreement with CITIC Bank Corporation Limite ... more
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IHS warns of Potential Solar Wafer Supply Shortage in 1H 2016
Due to rapid growth in solar installations in 2015, and forecasts for another record year for installations in 2016 IHS has flagged a potential solar wafer supply shortage throughout the entire supp ... more
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China Sunergy Opens Solar Cell Factory in Korea
China Sunergy has announced that the Company's solar cell factory in Incheon, Korea has started formal operation. Located in INCHEON-SI, KOREA, the factory covers an area of approximately 5000 m2 , ... more


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SunEdison Completes Construction on 2MW Solar Power Plant in Elkton
SunEdison has announced that it has completed construction on a 2 megawatt solar power plant for the Town of Elkton, Md. The Mayor and Commissioners approved a 20-year power purchase agreement with ... more
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Tamalpais Union High School District Dedicates SunPower Solar Carport
Tamalpais Union High School District (TUHSD) and SunPower are celebrating the completion of a 705-kilowatt solar power system at Redwood High School in Larkspur, Calif. As a result of the system, th ... more
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Blymyer Engineers selected for Arizona's Sandstone Solar Project
Blymyer Engineers has announced the company has been selected as the exclusive engineering firm for the 45 MW AC Sandstone solar project in Florence, Arizona. Swinerton Builders, EPC for the p ... more
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Duke Energy to add second solar project to "Sunshine State" customers
Duke Energy Florida has announced plans to construct a new solar facility in Perry, Fla. This will be the second such project in the company's plan to advance the development of solar energy in the ... more
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India gets help with renewable energy sector
India is getting the financial support it needs to help build a vibrant renewable energy industry, the Asian Development Bank announced. ... more
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Entanglement at heart of '2-for-1' fission in next-generation solar cells
An international team of scientists have observed how a mysterious quantum phenomenon in organic molecules takes place in real time, which could aid in the development of highly efficient solar cell ... more
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Trina Solar Announces Update on 300MW Solar Project in Yunnan
Trina Solar is pleased to announce that, to date, it has successfully connected to the grid two thirds of a 300MW ground-mounted solar project in Yunan, China ( the "Project"). As previously a ... more
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PSEG Completes Construction of Waldorf Solar Energy Center
PSEG Solar Source has announced that it has finished the construction of the PSEG Waldorf Solar Energy Center. The facility is located 22 miles southeast of Washington, DC and has a capacity of 13.1 ... more
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Renewable energy developers look to invest in Sub-Saharan Africa
International renewable energy (RE) power developers are looking to invest in Africa as a result of the continued success of the South African Renewable Energy Independent Power Producer Procurement ... more
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SunEdison Begins Construction on a 2.8MW Solar Project for 8 Schools
SunEdison has announced that it has begun construction on a 2.8 megawatt (MW) solar project for eight schools in the Montgomery County Public School system in Maryland. The eight solar power p ... more
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Shining more light on solar panels
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Solar energy's land-use impact
With mounting vigor for combating global climate change, increasing the use of renewable energy resources such as solar, without compromising natural habitats, is a challenge to the traditional mode ... more
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Scientists demonstrate how to improve ultrathin CIGSe solar cells by nanoparticles
Nanoparticles with sizes the order of a wavelength interact with light in specific ways. A young investigator group at Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin, led by Professor Martina Schmid, is inquiring how to ... more
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Study urges optimization of solar energy development
On Oct. 7, Gov. Jerry Brown of California signed legislation aimed at increasing renewable-energy generation. Among renewable energy systems, solar energy has high potential for mitigating climate c ... more
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Next-gen perovskite solar cells made stable by metal oxide "sandwich"
UCLA professor Yang Yang, member of the California NanoSystems Institute, is a world-renowned innovator of solar cell technology whose team in recent years has developed next-generation solar cells ... more
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EU launches defence pact with submarine drones

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Pentagon skeptical about Russia's Syria pullout claims

S. Korea's Moon seeks rapprochement in China visit

Erdogan says officials to meet to 'finalise' Russia defence deal

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OPIC led team to develop South African solar energy facility

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Clean Energy Study Tour across Europe for Caribbean engineers

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Strathcona secures $250 US Million Financing with 1784 Solar, LLC

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Solvents save steps in solar cell manufacturing

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American Solar Direct Joins 100s in rally for solar jobs

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New research could revolutionize flexible electronics, solar cells

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Silver: The promising electrode winner for low-cost perovskite solar cells

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Breakthrough could lead to cheaper, cleaner solar cells

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CEC offers rate-based community solar for investor-owned utilities

Solar energy training for Antigua and Barbuda

Auric Solar flips switch on Utah's largest solar power project

British solar player Mark Group collapses

China eyes huge solar-thermal power project

SkyPower Announces 500 MW of Solar Energy Projects in Panama

Microsemi ships Solar Bypass Device with CoolRUN technology

Trina Solar offers range of products for UK solar market

Anti-aging treatment for smart windows

Graphene as a front contact for silicon-perovskite tandem solar cells

Research improves efficiency from larger perovskite solar cells

Tadiran batteries to power BrightSource's heliostats solar farm

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Africa could quadruple green energy production by 2030: report

Boost for Scottish solar projects

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DEWA names Schneider Electric as an approved PV Inverter Manufacturer

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